Tue, 24 May 2022

US, Japan join hands to address security challenges

Tokyo [Japan], May 24 (ANI): Ahead of the Quadrilateral Dialogue (QUAD) meeting, US President Joe Biden on Monday met Japanese ...

France's New Education Minister Sparks Surprise, Controversy

Paris - At his swearing-in ceremony, new Education Minister Pap Ndiaye paid tribute to the nation's teachers, singling out Samuel ...

Celtics' Marcus Smart out for Game 4, Robert Williams III available

Boston Celtics point guard Marcus Smart will miss Monday night's Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals against the visiting ...

Museveni Blames Foreign Powers for High Cost of Living

Kampala, Udganda - For the past six months Ugandans have been forced to spend twice as much to afford necessities ...

Biden Meets With Quad Leaders in Tokyo

Seoul, South Korea - U.S. President Joe Biden is meeting Tuesday with leaders from an informal alliance known as the ...

Matthew Stafford not throwing, Aaron Donald absent from Rams' OTA

Quarterback Matthew Stafford is still not throwing and defensive tackle Aaron Donald was a no-show due to his contract situation ...

Turkey's Erdogan Says He Will No Longer Talk to Greek PM

ANKARA, Turkey - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Monday he would cease talking to Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis ...

Yankees' Aroldis Chapman (Achilles) may be headed to IL

An MRI on New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman's Achilles tendon came back negative but the left-hander could still be ...

Pakistan's support for Taliban backfires: Report

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 24 (ANI): Pakistan has long supported the Taliban, thinking that it will boon Islamabad's security but little ...

Warriors 'focused' and seeking sweep of Mavericks

The Golden State Warriors look to become the first team since Michael Jordan's Chicago Bulls to make six trips to ...

Trump's Election Fraud Claims Face a Test in Georgia

Washington - Former U.S. President Donald Trump's relentless campaign to convince voters of his debunked claim that he was cheated ...

Angels' Noah Syndergaard facing Rangers for third time

Noah Syndergaard missed the better part of two seasons because of an arm injury that resulted in Tommy John surgery, ...

Defending champ Barbora Krejcikova falls at French Open

Defending women's singles champion and No. 2 seed Barbora Krejcikova lost in the first round of the French Open on ...

Quad leaders to exchange views on developments in Indo-Pacific, discuss global issues

Tokyo [Japan], May 24 (ANI): The progress on Quad initiatives aimed at fostering peace, prosperity and stability in the Indo-Pacific ...

US 'Active Shooter' Incidents Surged in 2021, FBI Says

There were 61 'active shooter' incidents in the United States last year, an increase of more than 50% from 2020 ...

Improving White Sox host red-hot Red Sox

After being outscored 32-15 by the New York Yankees while losing three of four during a May 12-15 home series, ...

Rafael Nadal wins French opener for 299th Grand Slam win

Rafael Nadal breezed past Australian Jordan Thompson 6-2, 6-2, 6-2 as the Spaniard began his quest for a 14th French ...

Dwayne Haskins had BAC of .20 when struck, killed

The late Dwayne Haskins had a blood-alcohol level of 2 1/2 times the legal limit when he was killed on ...

Rays look to extend mastery over Marlins

When the Citrus Series is rekindled Tuesday night in St. Petersburg, Fla., the Tampa Bay Rays will be looking to ...

Surging Sky look to hand Fever a fifth straight loss

With 36-year-old Candace Parker playing at a high level and Kahleah Copper back in the mix, the Chicago Sky appear ...

US plans response to Arctic activity from Russia and China media

Washington reportedly intends to carry out a major upgrade of its northernmost military baseThe US plans to invest billions on ...

Biden Says US Would Defend Taiwan if China Invaded

seoul, south korea - President Joe Biden said the United States would be willing to intervene to defend Taiwan if ...

New Australian Prime Minister Sworn In After Election Win

Australia's new prime minister was sworn in Monday before flying to Japan for talks with U.S. President Joe Biden and ...

Austin says US, allies to intensify efforts to strengthen Ukraine's battlefield operations

Washington [US], May 23 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States and its allies will intensify cooperation to sustain and strengthen Ukraine's battlefield ...

Report: NFL could stretch Deshaun Watson decision to 2023

The NFL is expected to decide whether to suspend Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson before the season begins, though there's ...

UN Rights Chief Arrives in China

The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet arrived in China Monday, in a visit expected to be ...

New York City declares state of emergency amid US infant formula shortage

New York [US], May 23 (ANI/Xinhua): New York City, the most populous city in the United States, has entered into ...

Biden to launch first-of-its-kind Quad fellowship applications tomorrow

Washington [US], May 23 (ANI): On the sidelines of the Quadrilateral Dialogue (QUAD) meeting on Tuesday, US President Joe Biden ...

New Australian Prime Minister Sworn-In After Election Win

Australia's new prime minister was sworn in Monday before flying to Japan for talks with U.S. President Joe Biden and ...

Reports: Kyler Murray skips Cardinals' OTAs

Arizona Cardinals Pro Bowl quarterback Kyler Murray is skipping the team's volunteer organized team activities this week, according to reports. ...

Inbee Park withdraws from U.S. Women's Open

Inbee Park won't play in the 77th U.S. Women's Open, set to begin June 2 at Pine Needles Lodge Golf ...

US envoy to UN in Geneva calls for Taiwan's inclusion in WHA

Taipei [Taiwan], May 23 (ANI): United States representative to the United Nations office in Geneva on Sunday called for Taiwan's ...

NASA accuses China of stealing space technology

Beijing [China], May 23 (ANI): America's space agency, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has accused China of stealing ...

Heat G Tyler Herro (groin) ruled out for Game 4

Miami Heat guard Tyler Herro has been ruled out of Monday night's Game 4 against the Boston Celtics with a ...

Small businesses lose confidence in U.S. economy: WSJ

© Provided by Xinhua WASHINGTON, May 23 (Xinhua) -- Small business confidence in the U.S. economy has been on the ...

U.S. sees risk of COVID-19 supply rationing without more funds: AP

© Provided by Xinhua A small pool of money remains, and the administration faces critical decisions about how to spend ...

New wave of COVID-19 underway in U.S.: report

© Provided by Xinhua It's the fifth time one COVID-19 strain -- or in this case two subvariants -- has ...

China: What will UNHCR Chief's visit to Xinjiang achieve?

Beijing [China], May 23 (ANI): The United States has said it was "deeply concerned" about United Nations High Commissioner for ...

Lightning F Brandon Hagel fined $3,750 for boarding

Tampa Bay Lightning forward Brandon Hagel was fined $3,750 Monday for boarding the Florida Panthers' Eetu Luostarinen. It was the ...

'I'm not running your Twitter account' Elon Musk tells Indian 'Twitter friend'

San Francisco [USA], May 23 (ANI): Tesla CEO Elon Musk is highly active on Twitter these days, also it seems ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Long Beach Star.

More Information
64
Fair in Long Beach

International

Section
US House Speaker Pelosi banned from communion over abortion views

SAN FRANCISCO, California: In a letter released this week, the archbishop of San Francisco, Salvatore Cordileone, said U.S. House Speaker ...

Tornado hits western German city; dozens injured, 2 dead

BERLIN, Germany: At least 43 people were injured after a tornado struck the western German city of Paderborn on May ...

American arrested, Chinese officials charged with spying in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Department of Justice has said that an American citizen and four Chinese intelligence officers have been charged ...

To help US businesses, 35,000 foreign workers to be taken in

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to the inability of businesses to hire enough workers, the U.S. has announced that it will grant ...

US Senate to vote on resolution urging probe of beef price fixing

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. senators Elizabeth Warren and Mike Rounds have introduced a bipartisan resolution requesting the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) ...

Strain of Ukraine war causes Russian defense spending to increase 40%

MOSCOW, Russia: According to preliminary data released by the finance ministry this week, almost three months after Moscow's invasion of ...

Movie Review

Featured story

Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

Read More